8 Best Upright Freezers | December 2016
When you need just a touch more room for storing frozen foods but have limited space, one of these upright freezers may be the perfect solution. They're small, energy efficient and take up very little floor or, in some cases, desk space, so they are also great for home offices and workplaces, too. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to support our work. Skip to the best upright freezer on Amazon.
The Avanti VF306 has a small size that is perfect for dorm rooms, lofts, or any other area where space is an issue. They have also smartly added a recessed handle, adding to its space saving design.
- no loud compressor noise
- metal shelves are fixed
- some have been known to arrive damaged
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The Midea WHS-52 comes in multiple color options, allowing you to get the perfect one to complement your existing decor. It doesn't have a large interior capacity, but it's useful for those times you need a little extra space.
- only weighs 40 lbs
- gets down to temp extremely quickly
- needs to be thawed out once a month
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The Whynter CUF-210SS has compressor style cooling and a keyed lock so you can keep curious hands away from your special desserts. It comes with 2 shelves, both of which are removable in case you need to store a larger item.
- adjustable thermostat from - 2° to -10°f
- small enough to sit on a table
- thick well insulated walls
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The SPT UF-214W is the ideal way to expand your freezer capacity. It has 2.1 cubic feet of space, and true 0°F capability when the ambient room temperature is at 89.6°F or lower, so you know your food will stay frozen.
- designed for freestanding use
- top shelf is height adjustable
- low energy consumption
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You can't go wrong with the Midea WHS-109F. It measures only 19.7 x 21.3 x 33.9 inches, but it still offers decent storage, so it's a good option for those without room to spare. It comes in stainless steel, black, or white.
- perfect for your garage or loft
- multiple shelves for organization
- has separate wire drawers
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The SPT UF-304SS has a beautiful stainless steel exterior that offers class and function. It features a flush back, so it can be pushed right up against a wall, and has a full 3 cubic feet of storage space.
- has 3 pull-out baskets
- has a recessed handle
- comes with a lock & key
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The Igloo FRF110 is an extremely affordable option, at just a touch over $100. It has a reversible door, so it can be set to open from other side depending on your available space, plus it has easy leveling legs.
- adjustable temperature control
- ideal for small spaces like dorms
- extremely quiet operation
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The Danby DUFM085A2WDD1 is a handy option that is Energy Star rated, so it will keep your electric bill low, and it uses environmentally friendly R600a refrigerant. It has 8.5 cubic feet of storage space.
- has a manual defrosting system
- easy-to-program mechanical thermostat
- scratch-resistant top
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